To Owers' Corner 21/2 mile - Sorry! No taxi's
|Title||To Owers' Corner 21/2 mile - Sorry! No taxi's|
|Maker||Dargie, William (Artist)|
|Place made||New Guinea|
|Date made||December 1942|
|Medium||pencil on paper|
|Measurement||Overall: 25.4 x 27.9 cm|
An instance of the Diggers' sardonic humour on the Kokoda Trail, New Guinea. A soldier stands in front of a sign, "To Owers' Corner 21/2 [two and a half] miles by foot. Sorry, No Taxi's", with his kit bag and rifle on the ground.